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2020 Venezuelan parliamentary election

← 2015 6 December 2020

277 seats in the National Assembly
139 seats needed for a majority
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Leader Francisco Torrealba [es] Luis Parra José Bernabé Gutiérrez [es]
Party PSUV Justice First (faction) Democratic Action (faction)
Alliance Great Patriotic Pole United Venezuela Democratic Alliance
Leader since 2019 2020 2020
Leader's seat Portuguesa Yaracuy Amazonas
Last election 55 seats, 32.9% 47 seats, 28.1% (disputed) 27 seats, 16.1% (disputed)
Seats needed Steady Steady Steady

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Leader Óscar Figuera [es]
Party Communist Party of Venezuela
Alliance Popular Revolutionary Alternative
Leader since 1996
Leader's seat Guárico
Last election 6 seats, 3.6%
Seats needed Steady Steady

Incumbent President of the National Assembly

Juan Guaidó
Independent



Parliamentary elections were held in Venezuela on 6 December 2020. Aside from the 167 deputies of the National Assembly who are eligible to be re-elected, the new National Electoral Council president announced that the assembly would increase by 93 seats, for a total of 277 deputies to be elected.

Many saw the election was unfair saying that there were many illegal votes and it was rigged.

Opinion polls

Pollster Date PSUV AD PJ VP VV MUD UNT COPEI Other Undecided No party
Delphos July 2020 22.9% N/A N/A N/A N/A 30.8% N/A N/A 19.3% 14.4% 12.6%
ICS June 2020 35.1% N/A N/A N/A N/A 17.0% N/A N/A 9.8% 38.1% N/A
Pronóstico 26 Aug–6 Sep 2019 13.9% 3.3% 5.1% 10.5% 5.0% N/A 0.4% 1.7% 0.2% 1.7% 58.0%
Pronóstico 6–15 Jun 2019 12.8% 4.0% 5.5% 10.9% 2.8% N/A 0.4% 1.9 % 0.4% 1.2% 59.2%
Datanálisis May 2019 11.1% 8.5% 3.2% 4.2% 0.8% 4.4% 2.0% N/A 2.0% 3.2% 59.2%
DatinCorp 17 Mar 2019 17.6% 8.2% 6.1% 7.0% 1.3% N/A 1.0% N/A N/A N/A 49.2%
Datanálisis Mar 2018 18.1% 2.2% 0.9% 1.0% 0.2% 8.0% 1.8% N/A 1.4% 4.8% 60.1%
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